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What does RRI mean?

Diversity and


Be sensitive to research biases,

include diverse voices and

make results beneficial

to a wider community

Anticipation and


Think on the purposes and possible

implications of your research and its

outcomes and envisage all possible

strategies and methods

Openness and


Share objectives, methods and,

whenever possible and appropiate,

results, and inform about potential

conflicts of interests

Responsiveness and

Adaptive Change

Be responsive to changes and

external inputs, adapting your

research plans to changing

social values and expectations


From ethical frameworks for research to

research integrity and researchers' ethos

Gender Equality

From gender equality in human

resources to sex-related variability

in scientific experiments and studies


From opening science policy making to the input

of stakeholders and society to sharing responsibility

What key

issues should

be taken into


Open Access

From free access to scientific results

and knowledge for professionals and

amateurs to drivers of Open Science

Public Engagement

From communication and outreach activities to

participatory mechanisms for stakeholders and the public

Science Education

From training the next generation of

researchers to creating a science-literate

and knowledge-based society

Training resource
How to put RRI into practice

How to incorporate RRI in

policy/funding institutions

How to incorporate RRI in

higher education institutions

How to set up a participatory

research agenda

How to incorporate the RRI

principles in a funding call

How to design a RRI-oriented

project proposal

How to co-create


participatory research

How to embed RRI

in citizen science

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